From the Director

November, 2010

Greetings again from Baltimore! In this newsletter we introduce our one-year trainees and our partnership activities with the University of Botswana.  Mr. Derrick Elemu (FABTP 2009) provides an update on his activities “in the field,” and we announce a new program faculty member.  A lot has happened since January! The Johns Hopkins-Fogarty African Bioethics Training […]

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After ethical approval from both the Johns Hopkins IRB and University of Zambia IRBs, I started my practicum research entitled, “Ethics training in medical and health sciences education in Zambia.” The primary aim of my project is to determine if and how ethics is currently being taught in health sciences institutions in Zambia. I quickly […]

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UB-FABTP Workshop 2010

November, 2010

On October 12-13, 2010, we partnered with University of Botswana to hold a very productive Research Ethics Workshop in Gaborone, Botswana.  The workshop, held at the University of Botswana, included eight sessions devoted to key issues in research ethics application and teaching.  Six of our program trainees and alumni played integral roles in lecturing, leading […]

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